Retail Disruption? Office and Multifamily are Next

Retail Disruption? Office and Multifamily are Next

Technology redefines the value of location, visibility, and accessibility. It begins in retail but will impact all real estate assets. Location, Location, Location. The value of a real estate asset is determined first and foremost by its location. A good location is...
Real Estate Venture Capital: The New Operating Model?

Real Estate Venture Capital: The New Operating Model?

Direct investment in technology is reshaping the property industry and redefining the role of real estate developers In part 1 and part 2 of this series, we examined how the traditional private equity fund model is undermined by technology and how fund managers are...
Space-as-a-Service: Powered by Blockchain?

Space-as-a-Service: Powered by Blockchain?

Stayawhile’s effort to allow seamless moving between furnished apartments has implications for other types of property. Stayawhile.com operates a network of furnished apartments in cities such as New York, London, and Berlin. The company aims to empower the increasing...
Why is Housing so Expensive?

Why is Housing so Expensive?

A discussion of policy, technology, and productivity affecting housing prices.  Dislocation is a podcast dedicated to innovation in real estate — exploring technology’s impact on the way in which assets are planned, designed, financed, built, marketed, and operated....